Lars Ulrich Drum Sticks are made by AHEAD, the most advanced drumstick in the world which features a built-in vibration reduction system which reduces hand fatigue & lets you play longer & faster. A replaceable polyurethane cover protects both stick & ge The Ahead Lars Ulrich Drumsticks are truly ahead of their time. Ergonomically tuned handle diameters. Precision alloy core provides negligible weight and balance variations. Super-hard replacement polyurethane covers protect both sticks and gear. Vibration-reduction system reduces hand fatigue. .595" diameter, .035" wall, long taper, 16-1/4" long.